New Jersey Programs
New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF)
The University participates in the New Jersey state-sponsored Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) program. Eligible students may receive state grants up to $2,500.00 per academic year. Inquiries should be directed to the FDU EOF Office. In addition, students must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
NJCLASS Loan Program
The New Jersey Office of Student Assistance administers the NJCLASS Loan Program. Credit-worthy borrowers or borrowers with credit-worthy cosigners are eligible to borrow from $500.00 per academic year up to the full cost of education less any financial aid and a 3 percent administrative fee. There are three repayment options available. Any inquiries regarding the NJCLASS Loan Program may be directed to the New Jersey Office of Student Assistance at 1 (800) 792-8670.
Useful web sites:
The SmartStudentTM Guide to Financial Aid - finaid.org
NJ Higher Education Student Assistance Authority - hessa.org
Student Loan Marketing Association - salliemae.com
Federal Office of Post-Secondary Education - ed.gov/offices/OPE
Direct Loans: William D. Ford Federal Loan Program - ed.gov/DirectLoan
FastWeb: Free Scholarship and College Searches Plus Financial Aid Tools - fastweb.com
Wired Scholar - The Planning for College Destination - wiredscholar.com
Armed Forces Financial Aid - myfuture.com
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators - nasfaa.org